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HISTORY OF PERSIA

CHAPTER JLXXVII

PERSIAN AGGRESSION ON AFGHANISTAN     ....

The Trend of Persian Policy, 1832 1857 - The Camjuinn *»f
Abbas Mirxa in Khorasan, 1832— An^lo-Kussian Antagonism in
Central Asia— The Siege of Herat and the* Death of Ahhan A///^,/t
1833 — The Death of Fath Alt sShah, 1834— The Aw'!«i«w of
Mohamed Shah, 1834, — The Second British Military Mission
Haji Mir»a Aghast—The Afghan PohYy of Mohununl Shah The
Rise of Dost Mohamed— The Hurncs Mission- The PmimVs
of Vitkavich— The Second Siege of Herat, 1837 18 j8 -Tho First
Afghan War, 1838-1842— The British Mission to Hrraf, 18^9
1841 — The Settlement with Persia— The Rebellion of A)t;i Kluun
1840-1841— Perso-Turkish Relations, 1842 1843 -Tin* Death t»f
Mohamed Shah, 1848.

CHAPTER LXXVII1

THE FINAL SETTLEMENT OF THK PKRSO-AFOIUN Qi'KsritfN         .    441

The Accession of Nasir-u-Din, 1848 - » Mir&tt Taki Khun,
Amir-i-Nizam — The Rebellion of the Salar^-Tbi? Hab I fin
Doctrines — The Fortunes of the Babis* R-ihi Plots ;uu{ Rising*,
1850-1852 — Foundation of the Russian Nuval Station ut A^huraifa,
1 840 — The Fall of the Amir-i-Nissain, 1851 -The Herat Qucstiwn
1851-1853 — Russian Negotiations with 'Persia, jXj3 1855 The
Breach with Great Britain, 1855 — The Anglo Aitflwn Alliance,
1855 — The Change of Rulers at Herat, 1855- -The Occupation of
Herat by Persia, 1856— -The Second British Treaty with Dost
Mohamed, 1857 — British Operations against Persia, 1856 1X57
The Conclusion of Peace, 1857- -The New Ruler of Herat - The
Assertion of Persian Authority on the Persian Gulf Littoral.

CHAPTER LXXIX
THE ENVELOPMENT OF PKRSIA  .            ,            ,            ,                 458
The Advance of Russia in Central Asia—The First Rhivnn
Expedition, 1839-1840— The Russian Advance to the Sea of Aral,
1847— The Occupation of the Valley of the Sir Darya, 1849-1864
—Russian Relations with Bokhara, 1844*1 868— The Conquest of
Khiva, 1873— Persian Campaigns against the Turkoman, 1857-
1860— The Crushing of the Turkoman by Russia, i88i«~The
Effect on Persia— The Capture of Herat by Dost Mohamad, 1863
—The Makran Boundary Commission, 1870-1 871 —The Siitan
Question. The First Phase, 1863-1870— The Sistan Arbitration
Commission, 1872— The Perso-Baiuch Boundary Commission,
1896— The Second Sistan Arbitration Commission, 1001-1005—
The Perso-Turkish Boundary— Summary.